Rue Des Forges, Dijon

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Walk picturesque Rue Des Forges, a cobbled street with impressive architecture that make this street a true center of Dijon charcater. Each side of the street has historic buildings with exposed beams, statues, and ornately detailed carvings that you may have to bring a camera to remember it all. Historic mansions, museums, and monuments create a culturally vibrant atmosphere. Visit this quaint road to shop for macaroons and Dijon mustard, browse the shelves at the Gilbert Joseph bookshop, or stop at a café serving authentic regional wine. Make Rue Des Forges a centerpiece of your Dijon vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Dijon trip itinerary planner.
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  • October 2, 2017
    beautiful street of the middle ages with remarkable houses. look up! Shops of luxury in the old shops. Be sure to have a coffee in the square of the Bareuzai.
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  • September 29, 2017
    This is a lively street with shops and historic facades. Is also known to the mustard shops.
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  • September 12, 2017
    I still hold the view that, as far as main shopping streets go, this one is distinctly average and only has an element of picturesque quality down by the carousel and statue. Other than that, it is a ...  more »

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